San Francisco police are investigating two homicides that were reported minutes apart and within three blocks of each other in the Mission district early Sunday morning.
At about 2 a.m., officers responded to a shooting at 20th and Mission streets where a male victim was found suffering a gunshot wound to the upper body, Officer Gordon Shyy said.
The victim was taken to San Francisco General Hospital, where he later died.
Also around 2 a.m., a fight was reported at 18th and Valencia streets. Responding officers found a victim suffering stab wounds, who also died at San Francisco General Hospital, said Shyy.